Friday Five: 5 Films Never to Watch With Family Members

This week's Friday Five is from Sarah Lotz, author of The Three and part of many wonderful writing tandems with many different names (see: Lily Herne, S.L. Grey, Helena Paige). Sarah's been a guest here before and we're delighted to...

Irregularity: Out now!

Fourteen new stories of the Age of Reason - out now!

The Kitschies: New!

New judges, new books, new management!

Fiction: "They Also Serve" by Donald Westlake

"I’m surprised they haven’t blown themselves to pieces long before this."

Crossing Over: House of M

House of M didn’t only mark Marvel’s wholehearted leap into ‘event’ crossovers, it set a standard that very few of those which have followed ever quite (or in some cases remotely) managed to reach.

The Romance of Book-Collecting

To accumulate any considerable number of really scarce books is the labour of a lifetime

Trolling the Hugos: Grab your goats!

Everything you might need for today's "cultural" shenanigans.

Trolling the Hugos: Rules of Engagement

Our very own Troll drinking game!

Friday Five: 5 Settings for Stories

From Lisbon to Antarctica...

Underground Reading: High Hunt by David Eddings

Back before David Eddings set the world on fire (magical blue fire) with the Belgariad in 1983, he fiddled about in literary fiction...